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The Mason Procedure
Price: Free! Words: 1,250. Language: English. Published: March 1, 2013. Categories: Fiction » Science fiction » Short stories
(4.00 from 3 reviews)
A conveyor belt of warm bodies brings a constant stream of eager new young volunteers to fill the dangerous jobs in space. Every day is lived on the edge of danger where the slightest slip will find them in harms way.
Half a Mind
Price: Free! Words: 6,280. Language: English. Published: April 25, 2013. Categories: Fiction » Plays & Screenplays » American, Fiction » Science fiction » General
(4.00 from 3 reviews)
Imagine two separate minds existing in one body from even before birth. What trials and troubles would such a dual intellect in a single body go through as an infant, as a pre-schooler, in high school? Imagine what might happen if such a person were to appear in criminal court. Now, suppose the charge was murder?
Black Box
Price: Free! Words: 730. Language: English. Published: July 23, 2013. Categories: Fiction » Science fiction » Short stories, Fiction » Science fiction » Steampunk & retropunk
(4.00 from 3 reviews)
Do not try to perceive the future in 1000 years. Even if someone shows it to you, you will not get it. Even if someone explains it to you, you will not get it. Black Box shows you why.
Dehydration
Price: Free! Words: 1,940. Language: English. Published: July 30, 2013. Categories: Fiction » Science fiction » Short stories, Fiction » Science fiction » Utopias & dystopias
(4.00 from 3 reviews)
A vignette of the human experience, set to a backdrop of science fiction. A character oriented story about the end of the world.
Sci-fi Shorts
Price: Free! Words: 1,540. Language: English. Published: August 25, 2013. Categories: Fiction » Science fiction » Short stories
(4.00 from 3 reviews)
A fascinating and engaging collection of Science fiction short stories, all made up of of 400 words or less. For those times when you have just a few minuites spare and want to escape the grind of daily life and have somthing else to get your teath into.
Far-Sight
Series: Strange & Unnatural Tales, Book 4. Price: Free! Words: 19,180. Language: American English. Published: October 6, 2013. Categories: Fiction » Science fiction » General, Fiction » Horror » General
(4.00 from 3 reviews)
All scientific research has an element of risk, especially investigations that advance beyond the edge of the known into the unknown to probe the limits of what is possible and what is not. Jeremiah Arkenton must keep this in mind as he and his wife investigate the mysterious disappearance of a colleague while trying to avoid the same fate. This is a short story and a Cthulhu Mythos tale.
Jane 8086 Part One
Series: Jane 8086. Price: Free! Words: 5,310. Language: English. Published: October 18, 2013. Categories: Fiction » Science fiction » Adventure
(4.00 from 3 reviews)
Part one of "Jane 8086" Rembrandt is an unemployed artist who finds a strange talking box in the middle of the woods. He takes the box home with him and they become fast friends. Little does Rembrandt know that there's more to the little box than meets the eye!
Spinning Diamonds
Price: Free! Words: 16,410. Language: English. Published: October 26, 2013. Categories: Fiction » Science fiction » Short stories, Fiction » Science fiction » General
(4.00 from 3 reviews)
When the opportunity to come out of retirement and go on one last space mission presents itself, Vincent Lambert jumps at the chance to go down in history as the first belt miner. Unfortunately, dealing with corporate greed one hundred million kilometers away from Earth was not in the mission outline.
The Probe
Price: Free! Words: 2,450. Language: English. Published: November 4, 2013. Categories: Fiction » Science fiction » General
(4.00 from 3 reviews)
The Probe is a very short science fiction story of exploration, destruction, and hope. It is inspiring and suitable for all audiences. It is freely usable for personal and educational non-commercial and non-profit use. Put a copy on your website. Share it with friends. Spread the word that the future does not have to be bad or grim.
Walter's Stupid Vacation
Series: Simple Journeys to Odd Destinations. Price: $0.99 USD. Words: 1,840. Language: English. Published: December 15, 2014. Categories: Fiction » Science fiction » Short stories, Fiction » Science fiction » General
(4.00 from 3 reviews)
A short story where the world's most coveted vacation destination is not where you'd first think.
The Complex, Prelude: The Patient
Series: The Complex (Serial Novel). Price: Free! Words: 4,840. Language: English. Published: March 27, 2015. Categories: Fiction » Thriller & suspense » Supernatural, Fiction » Science fiction » General
(4.00 from 3 reviews)
Waking up in a hospital is never fun, especially when you don't remember how you got there... But this is more than true for the man in this prelude to The Complex by K. Michael.
Let the Reader Beware
Price: $0.99 USD. Words: 4,950. Language: English. Published: April 3, 2015. Categories: Fiction » Science fiction » Apocalyptic, Fiction » Adventure
(4.00 from 3 reviews)
What will you do when you read this? A short story involving the reader reading this story and finding themselves forced into making a horrible decision. This is done by the reader being given six possible endings to the story and having to choose one!
Deceive the Paradox
Price: Free! Words: 11,250. Language: English. Published: June 18, 2015 by Intelligent Life Books. Categories: Fiction » Science fiction » General, Fiction » Thriller & suspense » Psychological thriller
(4.00 from 3 reviews)
Ammon Waters is on the verge of a stunning breakthrough - the ability to travel through time. He's also on the verge of a breakdown - unable to distinguish reality from a pharmacological illusion. DECEIVE THE PARADOX explores one man's descent into the abyss of insanity as he uses the desperation caused by tragic loss to advance his science.
Pale and Crimson
Series: The Outsider Chronicles. Price: Free! Words: 5,070. Language: English. Published: June 30, 2015. Categories: Fiction » Science fiction » Utopias & dystopias
(4.00 from 3 reviews)
Slithers are vicious creatures. Craving flesh and blood, they will stop at nothing until their hunger is satisfied. So when sixteen year old Benjamin King discovers that one has been smuggled onto the train, he's eager to see it, even if it has been drugged into a mindless stupor. But one moment can change everything.
Temporal Anchor (World Shards 2)
Series: World Shards. Price: Free! Words: 780. Language: English. Published: May 31, 2016. Categories: Fiction » Science fiction » High tech, Fiction » Science fiction » Short stories
(4.00 from 3 reviews)
Sometimes, the only solution for a cyborg on the run is to temporally dislocate the entire block.
Never the Twain
Price: Free! Words: 4,870. Language: English. Published: January 16, 2016. Categories: Fiction » Science fiction » General
(4.00 from 2 reviews)
A short story about Online, the incredible supercomputer who runs all the city's services. Joel is on his first day as a Junior Assistant Operator for Online, and Joel is hoping for a quiet day. But Online has a plan, a plan which starts with letting Joel know about a secret rule, a rule that Online is determined to break, ensuring that Joel's day will be anything but quiet.
Life 2.147
Series: Scifi Short Stories by Bill Parker. Price: Free! Words: 3,610. Language: English. Published: January 16, 2016. Categories: Fiction » Science fiction » Short stories, Fiction » Science fiction » Hard sci-fi
(4.00 from 2 reviews)
Life has an energy all its own. It thrives where no one would ever believe. It clings to the smallest toehold. It flourishes given any chance at all. Jane Markett was an up-and-coming exo-archeologist.. She was not about to let a bunch of stodgy, slow colleagues slow down her search for Zat-Mat-Kut, an ancient alien religious site. What happened, though, was not what anybody expected.
Life As We Know It
Series: Endless Possibilities. Price: Free! Words: 8,130. Language: English. Published: January 17, 2016. Categories: Fiction » Science fiction » Hard sci-fi, Fiction » Science fiction » Short stories
(4.00 from 2 reviews)
When NASA detects a strange object on the dark side of Pluto, a group of astronauts are sent to investigate.
Wormwords
Price: Free! Words: 2,440. Language: American English. Published: January 27, 2016. Categories: Fiction » Science fiction » Short stories
(4.00 from 2 reviews)
Janet's husband isn't dead any more; he's been resurrected in digital form from his social media profiles. But there are a few things Janet's keeping from him.
The Rain Monsters
Price: Free! Words: 470. Language: English. Published: February 14, 2016. Categories: Fiction » Science fiction » Apocalyptic, Fiction » Horror » Weird fiction
(4.00 from 2 reviews)
Aliens of long ago have been watching our evolution. Their Judgement Day is upon us.